Ransomware, Phishing

2021 threat predictions: Bad actors that honed their craft with COVID are ready to go big

December 29, 2020
DigiDoug, a deepfake created by at Doug Roble visual effects production company Digital Domain, debuted at his TED talk in 2019. Deepfakes area among the threats that cyber experts predict will come into their own in 2021. (Steve Jurvetson/CC BY 2.0)
Jill Aitoro

SC Media Editor in Chief Jill Aitoro has 20 years of experience editing and reporting on technology, business and policy. She also serves as editorial director at SC Media’s parent company, CyberRisk Alliance. Prior to joining CRA, she worked at Sightline Media as editor of Defense News and executive editor of the Business-to-Government Group. She previously worked at Washington Business Journal and Nextgov, covering federal technology, contracting and policy, as well as CMP Media’s VARBusiness and CRN and Penton Media’s iSeries News.

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